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A world class dining and event precinct is coming to the Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney in 2019.

As part of this transformation, the Botanic Garden Restaurant has closed for refurbishment and will reopen later in the year with a fresh new face. Stay tuned for exciting things to come!

In the meantime, you can visit our sister venues in the Gardens.

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Feast amongst the flowers and try our new French inspired menu or gather your friends and book our popular High Tea experience – every Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Open everyday: 10am - 4pm

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Busby’s Bar will be offering an extended menu of Vietnamese street food classics including Banh mi, noodles and soups

Open everyday: 10.00am – 4.30pm (June & July) 10.00am – 5.00pm (August)

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Be the first

Planning an event? Be the first to experience our beautiful new venue when we reopen to the public.

Renovations to the existing Botanic Garden Restaurant will include new amenities, outdoor seating and interior works with new modern fixtures and facilities. The exterior of the building will be rejuvenated with a design that is sensitive to the heritage landscape and incorporates new plantings and stonework that interpret the historic significance of the Garden.

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Open air dining with the luxuries of a restaurant overlooking the gardens

Expansive open plan design, providing additional floor plan options

High glass windows which open for alfresco dining

Brand new front deck area for arrival drinks, break out spaces, etc

Casual café area for relaxed afternoon to evening events

Rigging points for lights and styling

From corporate events & private parties to weddings and product launches, we cater to all type of events and will work with you every step of the way to bring your event to life.

To enquire about hosting an event in our newly refurbished Botanic Restaurant contact our event specialists.

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Located minutes from the CBD, but hidden amongst the stunning foliage of the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney the venue offers a garden escape with the convenience of a city location. Whether you’re hosting a small and intimate gathering or a large and lavish event, the luscious garden surrounds are a stunning backdrop for any occasion.

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Looking for something a little special? Why not start your event with harbour front drinks on the lawn? Or host your wedding ceremony on the iconic Bennelong lawn overlooking The Sydney Opera House.

Talk to our event specialists about hiring one of the surrounding Royal Botanic Garden locations.

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